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Plunkett's Entertainment & Media Industry Almanac 2015: Entertainment & Media Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

587 Pages Plunkett Research, Ltd. May 01, 2015 SKU: PLK5552564

PLUNKETT'S ENTERTAINMENT & MEDIA INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2015

Key Findings:
  • Plunkett Research lists top 400 companies in Entertainment & Media and names top trends changing the industry for the mid term.
Key Features:
  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
  • Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
  • In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
  • Industry Glossary
  • Buyer may register for free access to search and export data at Plunkett Research Online
  • Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry
Pages: 587
Statistical Tables Provided: 17
Companies Profiled: 406
Geographic Focus: Global

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.
  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:

Major Trends Affecting the Entertainment & Media Industry

1) Introduction to the Entertainment & Media Industry
2) TVs are Internet Ready/Set Top Accessories Like Roku and Chromecast Stream Content
3) DVR Market Evolves/Time-Shifting Hurts Advertisers
4) Apple’s iTunes Sets the Standard in the Music Industry, but Faces Competition from Internet Radio
5) Pandora and Spotify Lead in Streaming Music Via Internet Radio/SiriusXM Tops 27 Million Subscribers
6) Broadcast Radio Stations on the Internet/The Era of Digital Radio Begins
7) Casino Revenues Slow in Macau/Internet Gambling Expands in the U.S.
8) New Electronic Game Consoles Help Revive Sales
9) Reality TV Dominates Broadcast Programming/Falling Ratings Force Networks to Find New Ways to Distribute Content
10) Cable and Satellite TV Lose Subscribers/ Cheaper Streaming Options Proliferate, Including Netflix
11) Telecom Companies, Including AT&T and Verizon, Compete in the Television Market
12) Television Ads Evolve to Face New Challenges
13) TV Sales Slow/Plasma TVs Phased Out
14) Movie Attendance Stalls/Film Companies Innovate with Digital Projection and Enhanced Cinema Experiences
15) China and India Expand Film and TV Production Activity
16) Global Broadband Market Nears 3 Billion Subscribers, Fixed and Wireless
17) Entertainment-Based Retailing, including Power Towns
18) Mobile Videos and TV Gain Smartphone Users
19) Newspapers and Magazines See Excellent Growth in Digital Editions and Apps
20) Tablets and Smartphones Cause Shift in Desktop PC Market/eBook Sales Top $1.3 Billion Yearly in the U.S.
21) Virtual Worlds Provide Revenue Sources for Games Publishers
22) 3-D Games Open New Opportunities/Immersion Games Offer Virtual Reality
23) Online and Mobile Game Playing Boom/Multi-Player Gaming (MMORPG) Is Strong Worldwide
24) Global Mobile Apps Revenues to Hit $77 Billion Yearly in 2017
25) Theme Parks Draw Major Investment in China

Entertainment & Media Industry Statistics

1) Entertainment & Media Industry Overview
2) Estimated U.S. Information & Entertainment Sector Revenues by NAICS Code: 2009-2014
3) Estimated U.S. Arts, Entertainment & Recreation Services Sector Revenues by NAICS Code: 2009-2014
4) Personal Consumption Expenditures for Recreation, U.S.: Selected Years, 1990-2013
5) Newspaper Publishers: Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
6) Periodical Publishers: Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
7) Book Publishers: Estimated Sources of Revenue, Inventories & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
8) Motion Picture & Video Industries: Estimated Sources of Revenue, U.S.: 2009-2014
9) Sound Recording Industries: Estimated Sources of Revenue, U.S.: 2009-2014
10) Radio Networks & Radio Stations: Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
11) Television Broadcasting: Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
12) Cable & Other Subscription Programming: Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
13) Internet Publishing & Broadcasting & Web Search Portals: Estimated Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
14) Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, U.S.: 2008-2014
15) Estimated Export Revenue for Information Sector Firms, U.S.: 2011-2013
16) Employment & Earnings in Selected Entertainment & Media Occupations, U.S.: May 2013
17) Employment in Selected Information & Entertainment Industries, U.S.: 2009-Oct. 2014

Companies Mentioned:
  • 2929 Entertainment
  • A&E Television Networks
  • A.H. Belo Corporation
  • About Inc
  • ACME Communications Inc
  • Activision Blizzard Inc
  • Advance Publications Inc
  • Affinity Gaming LLC
  • Alliance Entertainment LLC
  • Amazon.com Inc
  • AMC Entertainment Inc
  • AMC Networks Inc
  • American Educational Products LLC
  • American Express Co
  • American Golf Corp
  • American Greetings Corp
  • Ameristar Casinos Inc
  • Anschutz Entertainment Group Inc
  • AOL Inc
  • Apple Inc
  • Aristocrat Leisure Ltd
  • AT&T Inc
  • Atari Inc
  • Audible Inc
  • Avid Technology Inc
  • Axel Springer AG
  • Bally Technologies Inc
  • Barnes & Noble Inc
  • Beasley Broadcast Group Inc
  • Belo Corp
  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc
  • Bertelsmann AG
  • Best Buy Co Inc
  • BioWare Corp
  • Blip Networks Inc
  • Bloomberg LP
  • Books A Million Inc
  • Booth Creek Ski Holdings Inc
  • Bose Corporation
  • Bowlmor AMF
  • Boyd Gaming Corp
  • Boyne USA Resorts
  • Brightcove Inc
  • British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
  • British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (BSkyB)
  • Cable News Network (CNN)
  • Cablevision Systems Corp
  • Caesars Entertainment Corporation
  • Canterbury Park Holding Corp
  • Carmike Cinemas Inc
  • CBS Corp
  • CBS Interactive Inc
  • CBS Radio
  • CC Media Holdings Inc (Clear Channel)
  • CD Warehouse Inc
  • Cedar Fair LP
  • Cengage Learning
  • Central European Media Enterprises Ltd
  • Century Casinos Inc
  • Cequel Communications Holdings I LLC
  • Changyou.com Limited
  • Charter Communications Inc
  • China Cablecom Holdings Ltd.
  • Churchill Downs Inc
  • Cinemark Inc
  • Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund
  • Cirque du Soleil Inc
  • Clarion Co Ltd
  • Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc
  • ClubCorp Inc
  • Codere SA
  • Cogeco Cable Inc
  • Cogeco Inc.
  • Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group
  • Comcast Corp
  • Community Newspaper Holdings Inc
  • Concrete Software Inc
  • Concurrent Computer Corp
  • Conde Nast Publications Inc
  • CORE Media Group Inc
  • Corus Entertainment Inc
  • Courier Corp
  • Cox Communications Inc
  • Cox Enterprises Inc
  • Cox Radio Inc
  • Crackle Inc
  • Creative Artists Agency Inc (CAA)
  • Crown Media Holdings Inc
  • CSS Industries Inc
  • Cumulus Media Inc
  • CW Network (The)
  • Daily Journal Corp
  • Dave & Buster’s Entertainment Inc
  • Delaware North Companies Inc
  • Demand Media Inc
  • Dennis Publishing Ltd
  • Dex Media Inc
  • Dialog
  • Dick Clark Productions Inc
  • Digital Bridges Limited
  • Digital Generation Inc
  • Digital Video Systems Inc
  • DIRECTV
  • Discovery Communications Inc
  • DISH Network Corp
  • Disney/Media Networks
  • Dogan Yayin Holding AS
  • Dolby Laboratories Inc
  • Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment Inc
  • Dow Jones & Co Inc
  • DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc
  • DreamWorks SKG
  • DTS Inc
  • E W Scripps Co
  • EBSCO Industries Inc
  • EchoStar Corp
  • Educational Development Corp
  • Electronic Arts Inc
  • Elsevier
  • Emmis Communications Corp
  • Entercom Communications Corp
  • Entertainment Properties Trust
  • Entertainment Resources, Inc.
  • Entravision Communications Corporation
  • ESPN Inc
  • Euro Disney SCA
  • EVINE Live Inc
  • Facebook Inc
  • Fairfax Media Ltd
  • Feld Entertainment Inc
  • Fisher Communications Inc
  • Forbes Media
  • Ford Models Inc
  • Fox Broadcasting Company
  • Fox Entertainment Group Inc
  • Fox Filmed Entertainment
  • Fox Sports
  • Freedom Communications Inc
  • Friendster Inc
  • Full House Resorts Inc
  • Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd
  • GameStop Corp
  • GameTech International Inc
  • Gaming Partners International Corp
  • Gannett Co Inc
  • GateHouse Media Inc
  • General Electric Co (GE)
  • Genting Singapore PLC
  • Gigamedia Ltd
  • Glam Media Inc
  • Glu Mobile Inc
  • GMM Grammy PCL
  • Google Inc
  • Graham Holdings Co
  • Granite Broadcasting Corp
  • Gray Television Inc
  • Great Canadian Gaming Corporation
  • Grupo Radio Centro SAB de CV
  • Grupo Televisa SA
  • GTECH SpA
  • Hachette Book Group
  • Hallmark Cards Inc
  • Hands-On Mobile Inc
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • Harpo Inc
  • Harris Interactive Inc
  • Harte-Hanks Inc
  • Hastings Entertainment Inc
  • Hearst Corporation (The)
  • Hearst Television Inc
  • Hershey Co
  • Hollywood Media Corp
  • Home Box Office Inc (HBO)
  • Hoover’s Inc
  • HOT Telecommunication Systems Ltd
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company
  • HSN Inc (Home Shopping Network)
  • Hulu LLC
  • Hurriyet Gazetecilik ve Matbaacilik AS
  • IAC/InterActiveCorp
  • I-Cable Communications
  • ICM Partners
  • IGN Entertainment Inc
  • iHeartMedia, Inc.
  • IMAX Corporation
  • IMG Worldwide Inc
  • Ingram Entertainment Holdings Inc
  • Ink Publishing Inc
  • Insight Communications Company Inc
  • Integrity Media Inc
  • Interactive Data Corporation
  • International Data Group Inc
  • International Game Technology
  • International Lottery & Totalizator Systems
  • Intralot SA
  • ION Media Networks
  • Isle of Capri Casinos Inc
  • ITV plc
  • iVillage Inc
  • Izzi Telecom SAB de CV
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Johnson Publishing Company Inc
  • Joost
  • Journal Communications Inc
  • Journal Register Co
  • Kabam
  • Kabel Deutschland AG
  • Kangwon Land Inc
  • Kerzner International Holdings Limited
  • Knology Inc
  • Koch Media GmbH
  • Korean Broadcasting System
  • Ladbrokes PLC
  • Lagardere Active Media
  • Lakes Entertainment Inc
  • Lamar Advertising Co
  • Landry’s Restaurants Inc
  • Las Vegas Sands Corp (The Venetian)
  • LaserPacific Media Corp
  • Lee Enterprises Inc
  • Legardere SCA
  • Legendary Entertainment
  • Lerner Publishing Group
  • Liberty Global Inc
  • Liberty Interactive Corp
  • Liberty Media Corporation
  • Lin Media LLC
  • Lions Gate Entertainment Corp
  • Liquid Digital Media
  • Live Nation Entertainment Inc
  • LOUD Technologies
  • LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC
  • Lucasfilm Ltd
  • Magic Leap Inc
  • Maltby Capital Limited
  • MarketWatch Inc
  • Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc
  • Marvel Entertainment LLC
  • McClatchy Company (The)
  • McGraw-Hill Education Inc
  • McGraw-Hill Financial Inc
  • MDI Entertainment LLC
  • Media General Inc
  • Mediabistro Inc
  • Mediacom Communications Corp
  • MediaNews Group Inc
  • Mediaset SpA
  • Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd
  • Meredith Corp
  • Merlin Entertainments Group Plc
  • Metro International SA
  • MGM Holdings Inc
  • MGM Resorts International
  • Microsoft Corp
  • Miramax Film Corp
  • MobiTV Inc
  • Modern Times Group MTG AB
  • MOG Inc
  • Morris Communications Company LLC
  • Move Networks Inc
  • MP3.com Inc
  • MTR Gaming Group Inc
  • MTV Networks
  • Multimedia Games Inc
  • MyHeritage
  • MySpace
  • Napster Inc
  • Naspers Limited
  • National Amusements Inc
  • National Geographic Society (NGS)
  • NBCUniversal LLC
  • NCsoft Corp
  • Net Servicos de Comunicacao SA
  • Netflix Inc
  • NeuLion Inc
  • New Line Cinema LLC
  • New York Times Co (The)
  • News Corp
  • Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc
  • Nielsen Audio
  • Nielsen Holdings NV
  • Nintendo Co Ltd
  • Nippon Columbia Co Ltd
  • NIVS IntelliMedia Technology Group Inc
  • NPR (National Public Radio)
  • NTN Buzztime Inc
  • Opap SA
  • Oprah Winfrey Network (The, Own)
  • Outerwall Inc
  • Palace Entertainment
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Pandora Media Inc
  • Paramount Pictures Corp
  • Patch Media Corp
  • Pearson North America
  • Pearson plc
  • Penguin Group USA
  • Penn National Gaming Inc
  • Penton Media Inc
  • Pinnacle Entertainment Inc
  • Pioneer Corporation
  • Pixar Animation Studios Inc
  • Playboy Enterprises Inc
  • Premier Exhibitions Inc
  • PrimaCom AG
  • Pro Publica Inc
  • Prometheus Global Media
  • Promotora de Informaciones SA
  • ProQuest LLC
  • ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG
  • R R Donnelley & Sons Co
  • Radio One Inc
  • RadioShack Corporation
  • Rakuten.com Shopping
  • Random House Inc
  • Rank Group plc (The)
  • Raycom Media Inc
  • RCN Corp
  • Reader’s Digest Association Inc
  • Reading International Inc
  • RealD Inc
  • RealNetworks Inc
  • Redbox Automated Retail LLC
  • Reed Elsevier Group plc
  • Regal Entertainment Group
  • Reliance Entertainment
  • Reliance MediaWorks Ltd
  • Renaissance Entertainment Corp
  • RentPath Inc
  • Rentrak Corp
  • REX American Resources Corporation
  • Riviera Holdings Corp
  • RLJ Entertainment Inc
  • Rodale Inc
  • Rogers Communications Inc
  • Rosetta Stone Inc
  • Rovi Corporation
  • RTL Group SA
  • Ryman Hospitality Properties Inc
  • Saga Communications Inc
  • Sahara India Pariwar
  • Salem Communications Corp
  • Salon Media Group Inc
  • Samsung Electronics Co Ltd
  • Sands China Ltd
  • Sands Regent
  • Sanoma Oyj
  • SANYO Electric Company Ltd
  • Schibsted ASA
  • Scholastic Corp
  • Scientific Games Corporation
  • Scribd Inc
  • Scripps Networks Interactive
  • SeaWorld Entertainment Inc
  • Sega Sammy Holdings Inc
  • Seoul Broadcasting System
  • Seven Group Holdings Ltd
  • Shanda Interactive Entertainment Limited
  • Shanghai Media Group (SMG)
  • Sharp Corporation
  • Shaw Communications Inc
  • Shazam Entertainment Ltd
  • SHFL Entertainment Inc
  • Shun Tak Holdings Limited
  • SimEx-Iwerks
  • Simon & Schuster Inc
  • Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc
  • Singapore Press Holdings Limited
  • Sirius XM Holdings Inc
  • Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
  • Sky Deutschland AG
  • SKY Network Television Limited
  • SKY Perfect JSAT Corp.
  • Societe d’Edition de Canal Plus
  • SONIFI Solutions
  • Sony Corporation
  • Sony Music Entertainment Inc
  • Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc
  • Source Interlink Companies Inc
  • Spanish Broadcasting System Inc
  • Spotify Ltd
  • Spyglass Entertainment
  • Station Casinos LLC
  • Steiner Leisure Ltd
  • Storm8
  • Suddenlink Communications
  • Tabcorp Holdings Limited
  • Take-Two Interactive Software Inc
  • Tatts Group Limited
  • Television Francaise 1 SA
  • Texas Tribune Inc (The)
  • Thomas Nelson Inc
  • Thomson Reuters
  • THQ Inc
  • Time Inc
  • Time Warner Cable Inc
  • Time Warner Inc
  • TiVo Inc
  • TNS UK Ltd
  • Top Right Group (EMAP)
  • Torstar Corporation
  • Townsquare Media LLC
  • Trans World Corp
  • Trans World Entertainment Corp
  • Trans-Lux Corporation
  • Tribune Media Co
  • Tribune Publishing Co
  • Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc
  • Turner Broadcasting System
  • TV Azteca SAB de CV
  • TV Tokyo Corporation
  • TVA Group Inc
  • Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (21st Century Fox)
  • UBM plc
  • United Artists Corporation
  • United Online Inc
  • United Talent Agency Inc
  • Universal Music Group
  • Universal Pictures
  • Univision Communications Inc
  • US News and World Report LP
  • Vail Resorts Inc
  • Value Line Inc
  • Verizon Communications Inc
  • Viacom Inc
  • VICE Media Inc
  • Village Roadshow Limited
  • Virgin Group Ltd
  • Virgin Media Business Ltd
  • Vivendi SA
  • Vulcan Inc
  • Walt Disney Company (The)
  • Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
  • Walt Disney Studios (The)
  • Warner Bros Entertainment Inc
  • Warner Music Group Corp
  • Washington Times LLC (The)
  • Wasserman Media Group LLC
  • Webzen Inc
  • Wenner Media LLC
  • Westwood One Inc
  • William Hill PLC
  • William Morris Endeavor Entertainment LLC (WME-IMG)
  • WMS Industries Inc
  • World Wrestling Entertainment Inc
  • Wynn Resorts Limited
  • Xaxis
  • Xinhua Holdings Limited
  • Yahoo! Inc
  • Yellow Media
  • Youku Tudou Inc
  • Young Broadcasting LLC
  • YouTube LLC
  • Zagat Survey LLC
  • Ziff Davis Media Inc
  • Zynga Inc

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